The days of fishing and cannery workers are gone, but Cannery Row,
popularized by Steinbeck's
novel, still offers visitors a captivating and memorable experience.
Fisherman's Wharf situated on the pristine Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, in the heart of downtown Monterey.
Monterey Bay Aquarium The marvels of our ocean planet come to life at the world-acclaimed Monterey Bay Aquarium.
Monterey Museum of Art is devoted to involvement in art through education.
For the young visitor, The Monterey County Youth Museum is filled with hands on activities and learning centers, fun for both the kids and mom and dad.
The Monterey Bay Coastal Trail runs along the Monterey Peninsula shoreline for 29 miles.
Monterey State Beach is a favorite place for surfers and tidepool watchers, hang gliders, kayaking, kite-flying and volleyball. Between Monterey and Seaside.